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I don’t normally write short pieces but I couldn’t resist after reading a May 16 press release from the National Electrical Manufacturers Association, which demonstrates in just two paragraphs and accompanying graphics how completely (and quickly) the lighting market is changing in the United States.
The latest auction in California’s cap-and-trade market for greenhouse gases fell sharply below expectations, as buyers snapped up just 2% of the carbon credits whose sale funds a variety of state programs -- notably, the proposed high-speed rail project. The quarterly auction, conducted May 18...
Economist Tom Lawler sent me the table below of short sales, foreclosures and all cash sales for selected cities in April.On distressed: Total "distressed" share is down in all of these markets. Short sales and foreclosures are down in all of these areas.The All Cash Share (last two columns) is mostly declining year-over-year. Show More Summary
The fourth entry in the series makes a strong debut, but falls short of Uncharted 3's record.
In this weekly video series, Peter Lorimer of PLG Estates talks about short home sales and how to work with them...
A new study from researchers at Carnegie Mellon University has found that the federal laws incentivizing the sale of alternative-fuel vehicles (Corporate Average Fuel Economy/CAFE standards) could lead to a short-term increase in the total fuel consumption and emissions associated with new vehicles from major auto manufacturers. Show More Summary
The most effective sales emails are short and relevant with a single, simple call to action.
During the recession, I started following the Sacramento market to look for changes in the mix of houses sold (equity, REOs, and short sales). For a few years, not much changed. But in 2012 and 2013, we saw some significant changes with...Show More Summary
Grandmas Country Cream, 100% REAL, instant milk is the best tasting powdered milk available. Produced in the USA, packaged in #10 cans with a shelf life of up to 20 years--this rare sale cannot be missed.Just add water and stir for a...Show More Summary
“Owner Alvin Barr had bought the pot, decorated with six beast-like faces, at an estate sale in a barn in Eugene, Oregon, for $300. He was naturally short of breath when Antiques Roadshow’‘s bespectacled expert appraiser Stephen L. Fletcher (specializing in clocks, decorative arts, folk art, and furniture) revealed its alleged market value.”
Capcom predicted Street Fighter V would move 2 million units by the end of March. It failed to meet that number. Instead, Capcom reports it had sold 1.4 million copies of its new fighter between the PC and PS4 release (including physical and download sales). Show More Summary
“Were there a futures market for artworks, this would be a good time to short certain submarkets.”
Alibaba Group’s reported its fiscal fourth quarter earnings results on Thursday that saw the Chinese internet ecommerce giant top sales forecasts, showing year-on-year (y-o-y) revenues up 39%. But with its profits falling short of analysts’ and The Street’s expectations, the question remains is the stock a buy at below the [...]
Alibaba reported quarterly sales that trumped forecasts but profits that fell short of analysts' expectations on Thursday. The Chinese e-commerce giant's online platforms sold goods worth more than 3 trillion yuan in March for the first...Show More Summary
DEMONIC HOUSE HUNTING: A DESPERATE REAL ESTATE AGENT STOPS AT NOTHING TO CLOSE A SALE ON A CURSED MANSION IN “THE MAIDEN” Chilling Short Film Written & Directed by Michael Chaves Premiered April 19 Los Angeles, CA –April 19, 2016—THE MAIDEN, a short thriller/horror film, made its online premiere exclusively on bloody-disgusting.com on April 18. Show More Summary
Lawrence Kasdan was a struggling and largely unknown screenwriter when he was tapped by George Lucas to write the second Star Wars movie, The Empire Strikes Back. That job came shortly after Kasdan had penned another screenplay for Lucas and director Steven Speilberg: Raiders of the Lost Ark. Those films made Kasdan the hottest screenwriter in...
Perhaps the most valuable lesson that real estate consumers learned from the housing crash was that home values can fall as well as rise. More than seven million families lost their homes to foreclosures and short sales; a brutal wake-up calls that though homeownership is safer than most investments, it still involves risk. Show More Summary
Economist Tom Lawler sent me an updated table below of short sales, foreclosures and all cash sales for selected cities in March.On distressed: Total "distressed" share is down in all of these markets. Short sales and foreclosures are down in all of these areas.The All Cash Share (last two columns) is mostly declining year-over-year. Show More Summary
It's time to close out the week with one last batch of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free. Yesterday's list included a whopping 15 premium apps that were all made free for a short time, and a number of them are still free downloads today as well. Show More Summary